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Pear Tree Farmhouse, Hessay

Description: Pear Tree Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 331644

OS Grid Reference: SE5238453353
OS Grid Coordinates: 452384, 453353
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9736, -1.2028

Location: Shirbutt Lane, Hessay, York YO26 8JT

Locality: Hessay
County: City of York
Country: England
Postcode: YO26 8JT

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/2 Pear Tree Farmhouse


House. Dendrochronological date of 1644-9. Brick in random bond, pantile
roof with stone slates to rear. 4-cell baffle-entry house, the fourth cell
having probably originally formed a cow byre or barn. Continuous outshut to
rear, facing the road. Garden front: 2 storeys, 5 first-floor windows.
Half-glazed door. 2-light casement and 2-light Yorkshire sash to left.
2-light Yorkshire sash and blocked rectangular vents and inserted C20
casement to right. 3-course band with moulded lower course. First floor:
2-light Yorkshire sashes with exception of casement to fourth opening.
Stepped eaves band. Raised gable ends. End and ridge stacks. Interior:
staircase immediately opposed to front door, probably in original position.
Several original 4-panel doors on H-L hinges.

Listing NGR: SE5238453353

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Source: English Heritage

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